Illinois State Police believe investigators have broken up an auto-theft operation by raiding a southwestern Illinois storage lot where they say they found suspected stolen vehicles and $300,000 worth of fine china.
Nobody hurt, no customers present at the time.
It looked like an invasion of blue and white Wednesday morning as dozens of police officers fanned out from the mobile command post parked on Emily near DeSoto.
Robber was shot, according to initial reports.
Special month-long hot spot initiative led to 68% decrease in violent crime, police chief says.
The new orders come after a New Year’s Day clash between five detectives and one Denny’s manager.
Sean Smoot with the Illinois Police Benevolent and Protective Association, says far too often a holiday celebration turns into an alcohol-fueled family feud.
Police in both St. Louis city and county were being extra vigilant around schools Monday.
A man was pulled over by local authorities after they caught a glimpse of his truck – which has been completely covered in colorful Christmas lights to celebrate the holiday season.
Happened over the weekend at Hair of the Dog downtown.